Journal of Clinical and Cellular Immunology

Journal of Clinical and Cellular Immunology
Open Access

ISSN: 2155-9899

+44 1223 790975

Marcio O. Lasaro

Marcio O. Lasaro

Marcio O. Lasaro
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceutics Inc, USA


Marcio O Lasaro is a staff scientist at The Wistar Institute Immunology Program. He has received a PhD in Sciences from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro Brazil. Studying immunology of vaccines against enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli ETEC. During his postdoctoral research he went to the Wistar Institute to study T cell mediated immunity to human papillomavirus HPV. As a staff scientist at the Wistar Institute, he studies the immunomodulatory role of herpes virus glycoprotein D gD on vaccine induced B and T cell responses. He also works on vaccine development against HIV and Influenza A. He has received grants from National Council for Scientific and Technological Development CNPq Sao Paulo Research Foundation and Prevent Cancer Foundation.

Research Interest

Vaccine development
Cancer vaccines
Induced-T cell responses
Immune response modifiers
Infectious diseases